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at the bay bridge what traffic is moving along well. it looks like a fairly typical afternoon only very wet. see spotty showers, we will continue to get showers through the evening. but as soon in to check out where the rain is falling right now. there is nothing to heavy particularly a few hundreds of an inch of rain in walnut creek has seen similar rainfall totals. let us assume down to san
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francisco. we have a little bit of rain right now, south san francisco is seen some rain. down into the south bay we see the showers, in san jose we see light rain there. a couple other areas see a little more than that, so far we have seen fairly light showers. on the storm tracker for radar we have plenty of rain that is coming into the bay area from westies. take a look right here in will continue to move in. we'll get some consistent showers and notice the snow that is starting in the sierra as well. we will time this out on the future forecast. we have even heavier rain for tomorrow. >>catherine: kay thompson joins us live near the rich in san raphael bridge. how this traffic look? >>reporter: traffic is
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moving ok but it is cold, dark and rainy. we can show the traffic but this is in the commute direction this is people leaving the city in driving through marin county. this is northbound highway 101. over here you can see the headlights are on, the wind chill wipers are going in this area usually has a lot of traffic. this is where the richmond san raphael bridge me tie 101. people have been out in the rain waiting, who did see a couple told trucks in the area as well now the rain started here early. can show the large total of standing order this is on the on ramp of highway 101 the cars have to navigate through this. you can see quite a collection of war
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and the raindrop still hitting the po. people are trying to make their way home this evening. reporting live from iran nine k. thompson with kron4 news. >>reporter: we have the rain falling in the bay area and the big question is can the tahoe region get any of us know that some people have been waiting for. i want to launch some video for you, this is interstate 80, you can see the snow is falling and traffic is moving pretty slow through this area. now we have a similar scene, we have the caravan of the greeks, taking it slow, the snow is sticking to the roadways. you can see the snow is falling. it is only really sticking to the median and not get the roadways. if you are heading anywhere and tahoe, you have to bring the change because real winter weather has certainly arrived.
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meanwhile, it stopped snowing in seattle but the northwest is at a standstill and get this, i if is the new danger. you can see the pictures, that is a lot of snow for the northwest region. that whole area just got pummeled. >>reporter: you can hear it even if you cannot lead the weather service issued a writ ice storm. the governor declared a state of emergency and told everyone to sit out the roads. >>reporter: the city feels were a nightmare for drivers. >>reporter: 200,000 homes were without power of interstate 90 was closed for hours because an avalanche
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danger. there was more than a foot of rain in hurricane force winds. a mother and her infant child were killed when floodwaters swept their car into a creek. >>catherine: stay with us to the evening became get the information anytime on our web site at kron4 about concrete a 14 year-old suspect may his first court appearance today he turned himself into investigators earlier this week. how the money said the dea has made a motion to take the case out of the juvenile court system. >>reporter: a motion was filed to conduct a behavioral study to see if the 14 year old to be tried as an adult. the alameda county be a filed with the judge at the juvenile justice system he was accused of sexually assaulting and robbing two women in west oakland
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earlier in january. criminal defense attorney daryl breaks down the behavioral study >> the first is the degree of sophistication exhibited by the minor, the second is with a modicum megrim rehabilitated, we did it the success of rehabilitation of the minor and then finally the haver exhibit by the crimes alleged. >>reporter: if the study takes place and it comes back positive, he could be tried as an adult in these to sexual assault cases. next is fan uri third for a pretrial hearing. >>catherine: san francisco's new sheriff appeared in court today, ross mikarimi is accused of maccabees
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abusing his wife. we are live in san francisco with the latest. >>reporter: we are outside of the hall of justice they just finished the proceedings. the shares pled not guilty to all three charges that as well as the violence and called--child endangerment and is awaiting a with is pleading not guilty to all three charges of the bulk of the crime is the day we order keeping mere creamy away from his wife and child. the district attorney wanted a new order because the emergency one was due to expire, but mikarimi attorney spoke against that same and there was no need. and then no pets, mikarimi wife came into a courtroom took the witness stand and gave an impassioned plea saying that she was not a friend of her husband and that she was not in danger and her child is not a friend of her husband and he is not in danger. she says the only violence that
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is being committed is by this country because they're trying to keep the family apart. the judge was not having any of it, the judge indicated that she has to believe what is in the arrest warrant that indicates allegations of abuse. as a result, she is in the protective order keeping him away from his wife and away from his son. his attorney was very upset by this, his wife lopez would also very upset by this. he is due back in this courthouse on monday. they will set a trial date, and you can be sure his attorneys will try to reverse the protective order so that they can bring the family back together. >>catherine: still the head at 5:00 p.m. suspected drunk driver texas car right into a muni tunnel driving on the tracks before getting stuck. another shake-up in the gop presidential race, why rick perry dropped out and who he is endorsing and a stunning revelation from new gingrich ex-wife.
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>>reporter: san francisco muni co-workers of rust to the neighborhood after receiving word that a motorist's jammed his vehicle down the subway
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portal. san francisco police were called in to investigate. here is a picture of the suv from the kron4 morning team. as you can see, this was up on the tracks. in response muni was forced to shut down the entire system as emergency teams work to pull the vehicle off the tracks and to inspect the damage. police continue to investigate by interviewing the driver. at 6:30 a.m., buses were called in and writers complain that the lack of communication from me as they struggle to board buses trying to get to their destination. at 7:00 a.m. many workers remain in the tunnel continuing to access the damage in hopes in getting the system up and running again. commuters point out how the intersection is clearly marked with this sign in this one warning drivers not to enter. at 8:30 p.m., the system is back up and running. at 11:00 a.m., the census is the police department announces that it has arrested the driver on three offenses including the why. on the train, you can
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see the vehicles still on the tracks right there where the arrow is pointing. muni officials say that they tried to remove the vehicle on midnight thursday when the system shutdown for the day. >>reporter: the republican presidential hopeful that remain are not slowing down, they're debating right now live in south carolina, you can see them there there are only four of them, the field has been whittled down after texas gov. ray carried out out earlier today. >> i have come to the conclusion that this is no viable path forward for me in the 2012 campaign. therefore, today i am suspending my campaign and endorsing new gingrich's for president of the united states.
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>> i was very honored about endorsing me a few minutes ago as he withdrew from the campaign. >>reporter: the news is not good for newt gingrich, one of his ex-wife's is talking. marianne gingrich. she said back when they were married, his former wife asked to have an open marriage. >> he was asking to have an open marriage and i refuse, that i accept the fact that he has someone else in his life. >> and you said? >> no. >>reporter: now new gingrich and marianne gingrich were married for 18 years, he and his third marriage is with kalista the rich. he called--meanwhile,
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we learned that the central and won the iowa caucus, votes from missing three scenes have been tallied in be tallied, the iowa gop said today that rick santorum in fact one iowa. >> we were successful and refill--we feel very good about that. we have a strong plan to continue. >>reporter: the south carolina primary is just two days away, the winner in south carolina almost always emerges as the gop nomination for president. the latest poll shows new gingrich live right there surging in the polls. gingrich is now pulling ahead of mit romney 33% to 31%. tonight's debate is huge, will have highlights all night on kron4. for now we are live in the newsroom
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i am grant lotus with kron4 news. [music] >>jacqueline: let us start with a live look from the heavenly ski resort with overcast conditions. the snow is approaching, we will see several feet of snow at these locations by the time we are through. we have a winter storm in warning in effect. let us talk about tomorrow, and that is when a strong wave of snow will come through. we will see up to 8 in. of snow from 7:00 p.m. friday to 10:00 a.m. saturday. we have about one to 3 ft. of snow above 7,000 ft.. we have moderate snow and gusty winds that will make very dangerous driving conditions, chains are required, so keep that in mind. now up to the north bay, through the east bay we have spotty showers in the
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peninsula. this will continue to the evening to give it a storm tracker 4. we have plenty of moisture that will stream into the area through the evening. let us go ahead in time this out on the future forecast. into this evening there are showers as i mentioned. by 10:00 a.m. it starts to taper off of a bit.--by 10:00 p.m. it starts to taper off a little bit. now look as we head into friday, you're fighting morning commute is pretty dry but by 11:00 a.m. the rain starts to pick up again. by 2:00 p.m., heavy rain in the north bay. as we move closer to 3:00 p.m. we have moderate rain bay area wide. it gets a little bit worse in the evening. and by 5:00 p.m. there is the heavy rain near santa rosa. and then by 8:00 p.m. we have heavy rain over the whole area. by 10:00 p.m. it
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starts to push down towards the south bay and finally becomes a little bit lighter by 11:00 p.m.. as we head into saturday morning we have a few lingering showers but nothing too heavy. the rainfall totals will be several inches. right now this is what you will see as we head into the afternoon tomorrow. nothing to be-- toobig. now watch this, we have nearly 2 1/2 inches a little bit more than that and santa rosa. we have very heavy rain expected for friday. here is a mature extended forecast. the rain will be for tomorrow morning into saturday morning. great for mostly saturday in part of sunday. the rain looks like it will roll back in sunday afternoon. it could interfere directly with the
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49ers cable we will keep posted. >>reporter: i have been standing here since about 2:00 p.m. it has been a light in steady drizzle. as we get into the evening our skills conditions continue it is also getting a little breezy, we will be right back.
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>>reporter: coming up at 5:30 p.m. and has been a long time coming but rain is finally hitting the bay area. we are getting closer to the game, the 49er fans cannot wait to see it. we're just days away from this highly anticipated matchup. and we sample some hearty food coming up art. the news at 5:30 p.m. is next.
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>>catherine: let us go down to the san mateo bridge. it is a wet scene. jacqueline bennett joins me now. it is not really heavy but there is more coming. >>jacqueline: today was not to heavy day, we will seek more rainfall go into tomorrow. that is when the rain is expected to move in. we have widespread showers but nothing too heavy. in the north bay we sycamore spots of moderate rainfall. it is about a quarter of an inch per hour. there are about to 10 per hour, as he jumps down low to the east they will start to see the showers lead a little bit. hayward has seen
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a little bit of rain, about a 10th of an inch per hour. and then livermore about the same, as we take a wider view picture of what is going on right now, you can see plenty of rain is still turning into northern california and the snow is also starting in the sierra. we will continue to see rain to the next couple of days. this is the first wave of rain. and snow in the sierra will a special pick up and stop. let us ticket it easier forecast as we head into the next few days. at lake level we will see four to 8 in. of snow out there tomorrow. we have one to 3 ft. of new snow above 7,000 ft.. into friday, or shall i say saturday the snow will get a little bit lighter and sunday we have a slight chance we wonder how that will affect the 49ers game
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coming up. >>catherine: craig shows us the fire crews had to battle a fire in san jose while trying to keep a dry nearby hill from going up in flames. >>reporter: san jose fire officials say they're investigating the fireplace as a possible cause. they say it was likely a cool night when the fire started. the owner got out safely. >> i get up i told her to put the kids and the car i drove my took the mound and i load up the kids and i put all the clothing in there. >>reporter: by david you could see the roof is completely gone.
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>>reporter: this is a live picture of a fire that officials say is burning out of control. about 4000 homes have been evacuated. a television station has reported that 10 homes have already burned. a city spokesperson says that the city designed because the situation is too chaotic in hectic. all they have is this wildfire burning out of control in the reno area. >>catherine: any driver that hit into a pedestrian as san francisco has been charged with vehicular manslaughter. prosecutors say she was in a crosswalk.
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>>catherine: 1 now what is richardson ran a red light, crashed into a big rig truck and one of the buses passengers was thrown from the shuttle and killed. when richard's turned himself into the police last month. this was after a warrant was issued for his arrest. apartments in san jose are among the most expensive in the nation. that is if you can find one, occupancy rates are well above 9 percent now. the rest of the bay area is not too far behind. an average two- bedroom apartment in san jose job more than 12% last year to nearly $1,800. one property manager says that
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it is supply and demand of course, and with the very high demand he expects rates to continue to go up. >> supply and demand is a big issue right now. like i said, for a single-family it is probably 650. so it is a major change. i think the economy is starting to improve a little bit we have people coming back to the area and people that own houses and stuff like that they are coming back because the price of gas and stuff like that is hurting them, so they're coming back into the area. a lot of them, whether their homes are under water, or whenever they are not able to sell, or they're losing them, we are getting more
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and more people renting for some of those reasons to. it is not all because everything is great. >>catherine: he says a lot of young technology workers are fueling the demand. he said it's almost like the return of the.com days. renters are competing for apartments. coming up on kron4 news at 8:00 p.m. in the that way 17 of the dollar per month two-bedroom apartment look like. and we're just days away from the nfc championship, excitement around the bay area is growing. the 49ers are taking on the new york giants. the 49ers have said they're ready for this. vern and lynn joins us live. he is it the 49ers headquarters in santa clara, what is the latest? >>vern: there is an undercurrent of intensity in the second to last practice before sunday's game, you can see this in the way they practice and you can certainly hear it in their voices. >>vern: under overcast skies, the 49ers refine more
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of the game plan for sunday's matchup with the giants and for once, it was head coach jim harbaugh asking the question. >> are we focused enough intelligent enough to steady the team that their plan this week. will we be as physical as the giants in this ball game, are we tough enough? >> we know we are going to do and we know they're going to do it is just a matter of execution. >>vern: that is justin smith, the all-pro tackle who batted down eli manning's wrote to bring them to this victory. the giants are scheduled to arrive on saturday. manning with the 24 hour flu bug was back in practice. the 49er tight end billy walker practice for the second straight day and is closer
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to plan on sunday. his broken jaw has not healed completely. he had six catches that november afternoon. >>vern: it is interesting to note, we are tossed back to you in the studio, since 1981 to 1981 and 1994 the two teams met six times in the playoffs, the women eventually won the super bowl. next, we have a huge tree, the voice of the 49ers ted robinson will be on hand to talk with gary about the upcoming match up. back to you in the studio. >>catherine: and world news, the search for survivors on the cruise ship is continuing, crews have been airlifted to the side of the ship. they have been using explosives, they're blowing holes trying to make easier to get inside. authorities are considering whether or not to refocus on recovery rather than rescue. survivors are talking about how they escaped.
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>> the staff, they seem younger than me they did not know what to do, they got on the lifeboat and they could not even drive the lifeboat, it was summer that jumped into the water inclined on to the lifeboat and began to maneuver it to drive off that saved us. he was a hero because we thought that we were going to die. >>catherine: new audiotape of the ship's first communication it shows the ship officers continue to report only an electrical problem for more than 30 minutes after hitting the reef. at least 11 people died in the disaster, 21 are still missing. the war of words between the u.s. and are brand continues. the u.s. navy has once again say the iranians from dangerous seed. this time it was the uss dewy. earlier this month you may remember and other
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navy destroyer rescue 13 sailors after the ship had been hijacked by pirates. the sad news today out of the sporting world, olympic canadian freestyle skiers skit--skier sarah burke has died. doctors say she had brain damage due to a lack of oxygen after a heart attack. >>catherine: after going black yesterday, many companies are back online. >>kimberlee: many are calling yesterday's protest a success, look at this.
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this side is keeping track all the politicians to support and those that are against the bills. in just one day for tuesday to wednesday, they said the number of those that support the bill decrees from 80 to 65 while the number of those who oppose the two bills increase by over 70 politicians. and check this out after going off line for 24 hours on wednesday, wikipedia.org offered this thank-you message. over 8 million visitors use this to allow people to look and content of their elected representatives. all that traffic to the congressional websites had an impact. at one point you could to the oregon senator tweeted that the anti sopa pipa fight
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shutdown their website. >>kimberlee: the department of justice web site also in doubt. and not disclaim responsibility say this with their largest ever successful attack. >>reporter: the rain is putting up a little bit in marin county. we will show you 101 north, the traffic is slowing down to about one hour ago as people are heading towards the rich in san rafael bridge, we will have a more news coming up after the break. [ male announcer ] get ready for some deli-style delic-ious-ity:
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[ baby coos ] [ man announcing ] millions are still exposed to the dangers... of secondhand smoke... and some of them can't do anything about it. ♪ [ continues ] [ gasping ] >>catherine: in this edition of the line in this, give you a taste of cyprus in walnut creek. >>reporter: if you find yourself downtown on walnut creek in cyprus, you cannot
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help to seek this restaurant called cyprus. >> this is what we do. >>reporter: you actually bring it out so people can be a part of the cooking experience, tell me this is not just for one person. >> this is for one person. >>reporter: to have the preparation right in front of you this is really exciting. >> that is what makes us different from everyone else. we are trying to bring in experience, dining used to be an experience many years ago. we do not just want to be some local joint. we have brought some of the past back. >>reporter: i wish we had smell o' vision this is unbelievable. so we are talking about french
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inspired? >> contemporary american with french influences. >>reporter: now this could only mean one thing. >>reporter: starters anywhere from 7 to $13 and entrees up to 19 to $28 for the state dinner for two. >>jacqueline: a live look outside from the golden gate bridge, wet pavement as we have seen. so far the rainfall totals have been up to about a quarter of an inch of rain in santa rosa, to 10th in mill valley. under one-tenth nearly everywhere else but we are looking forward to tomorrow. the rain is really coming down. right now the kron4 radar still sees the showers in the north bay.
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>>jacqueline: by 6:00 p.m. we have widespread showers. >>jacqueline: now watch how heavy gets in the north bay. the rain picks up its intensity over the north bay. we have moderate to heavy rainfall this tapers off through the north bay and by 11:00 p.m. on friday, we have leaving residual showers into saturday morning. most of those showers are out of the
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area by saturday afternoon. by 5:00 p.m. this is when heavy rain starts up north, we have nearly into the bottle.--in novato. >>jacqueline: about 4:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. and afternoon, we may have some chilean spotty rain in the forecast. the best picture may show a more in line it tomorrow. here is a look in your forecast for tomorrow.
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>>reporter: take a look we are just getting this video into the newsroom, with the wind whipping up the flames, this is such a big issue. we're told 82 now are winds that have moved the fire all over. 4000 people had to evacuate neighborhoods. more than 230 firefighters are battling the blaze. about five square miles of being affected, you can see how fast that thing is moving. the governor of nevada, and he has declared a state of emergency in the station in reno has reported that 10 homes have been destroyed. that is not yet confirm we
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will stay on top of this story and bring you the very latest right now will take a short break and be right back.
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>>reporter: the rain returns to the bay area, and the ex- wife of a man accused of murder has some chilling information about their relationship. >>jacqueline: a live look outside week conceits see-- we continue to see light showers and heavy rain the news is next.
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[music] >>catherine: tonight at 6:00 p.m. rain finally returned to the bay area. we will keep you up to speed on where it is coming down hard is and where it is headed up next. also... a witness
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describes what happened after a car drove into a muni tunnel. they say this is not the first time that this does happen. an ex- wife and of a man accused of killing four women reveals a chilling details about the relationship. [music] >>catherine: we are tracking the storm that is bringing much-needed rain to the bay area, and this is the deal that was taken earlier this afternoon, now we're looking live your looking at when sidewalks and roads, it is not very heavy we are in the weather center with jacqueline, but more is coming. >>jacqueline: more is coming in today we are lucky that it is coming down light. we have some minor flooding issues that could come. we have more moderate rain up to the north bay, that is
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where we see the more moderate rain. a little over a 10th of an inch per hour. now jumping down to the east bay, we will start to see showers taper off a little bit. we have some very light rain coming down right now to south bay and some night showers scattered up and down the peninsula. palo alto is not reporting any measurable rainfall in san jose is the same thing. we see a very light drizzle in those locations. now storm tracker for shows plenty of rain filling into northern california and we see snow in the sierra. that will continue to the overnight hours, as we head into tomorrow, let us take a look. let us talk a little more about the snow, we have a winter storm warning in effect through the sierra. we also have another for tomorrow, we will see a lot more snow into tomorrow night. this one is from friday 7:00 p.m. and saturday 10:00 a.m.. we have
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one to 3 ft. of fresh powder. this is the snow that all of you skiers and snow boarders have been waiting for. it is dangerous driving conditions through the sierra and over the weekend, chains are required give yourself plenty of extra time. there are a lot of people heading into the sierra this weekend. take a look into tomorrow, we have 40 in.--we have four to 8 in. of fresh snow on friday, one to 2 in. of fresh snow on saturday and will take a look at what this would do to the game. >>catherine: we have take townsend was live with a look at conditions there. >>reporter: you can see the traffic has slowed down considerably from just about an hour ago. there is a back up all the way to north bound 101 of people are heading to the rich in san raphael bridge in down in
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through san raphael. we can show some video that i shot about one hour ago when i was driving on 101. you can see how slow the traffic was moving at that point, and now moving even slower at this point. we will come back out here live, and you can see the water that has puddles on one of the on ramps 2101 the water is collecting as the evening moves on. it has been raining here since early this afternoon. called out rear of the is really out of the norm. normally, people all are over the place was so far tonight, they say all is clear. fet thompson, for news. arrived in the bay area. now, photog who region is getting ready for the snow
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that jacqueline was talking about. this is westbound interstate 80. the roadway tractor-trailer is creeping along and taking it slow. as we move to donner summit, a similar suit to reason. caravans moving slow. the snow is sticking to the roadways. sphere here, the snow in the median is sticking with the roadways are still clear. if you're headed anywhere in the tahoe area, bringing the chain's. half winter weather has certainly rise. >>catherine: and a lot of flights have been delayed or canceled because of the
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leather furious san francisco's new sheriff is back in court and arraigned on domestic violence charges. dan kerman is live at the hall of justice. i understand he lost his first round in court, correct? >> yes. there is still a protective order which means he cannot be with his wife and child, something he and his wife wanted. he pleaded guilty to all charges. the bulk of the discussion today was about the protective order. fda wanted a permanent protective order to keep him away from his wife and child, but his wife was against it. she took the
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stand and said she wanted it stopped. as the judge still ruled that the protective order would be put in place. his wife spoke to reporters after that ruling. >> i came to this country to make a family. i love him. i know what domestic violence is. the real violence here is against me, it is pulling my family apart. country does not allow me to work on my marriage and a healthy way. everyone is using my family and myself in a political game. they're trying to control--destroyer bros.
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>> of the judge says at this point she has to believe what is in the rest one to which discusses domestic abuse. she says at this coin, that is all she has to go on and that is what she has issued a protective order. he is due back in court at the hall of justice on monday. his attorneys are saying that they will try to get the protective order lifted as soon as possible. dan kerman, kron4 news. >>catherine: the ex-wife of joseph naso testified this morning. 73 year-old judith naso says her ex-husband asked her last september to claim dishy have lost a pair of pantyhose. that is significant because the victim was strangled with pantyhose. half
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>>catherine: a man of from sebastopol has been arrested on three counts including driving under the influence. the entire subway system was shut down for several hours. they plan to
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try to remove the car at midnight is. >> costs i live right here at the side. so i have been living here for the last 10 years. this is the fourth time that a car has gone into the tunnel for almost gotten in there. there is a big sign that says to do not
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enter. that does not seem to work. people do not pay attention. >>catherine: they will have a team of workers trying to pull the vehicle out later. in the golden gate bridge, traffic is moving well and finally the san mateo bridge. ec with us, mornings after the break. aha
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>>grant: fireworks started when newt gingrich fired back at the moderator who asked about his second wife vote. she said in an interview that back in 1999 he asked her if they have an open marriage. here is how he responded. >> thought i think a destructive, this is,-the nature of much of the news media makes it harder to govern this country and harder to attract decent people into public office. i am appalled that they would begin a presidential debate with a topic like that.
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>>catherine: some last- minute changes before the debate. rick perry announced he was removing himself from the race. all of this as a new winner was announced in the iowa caucuses. >> the day began with five gop presidential candidates. mitt romney campaign for a third straight win. then came to different twists. prince harry dropping out and getting behind another candidate.
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>> vice viewer can this mean there facing higher stakes. emily schmidt, kron4 news. >>jaqueline: we haven't seen
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rain for the afternoon. rain continues to fall in the north bay and portions of the bay area. if we are going to be more rain by tomorrow carried by 10:00 p.m. winding down. if we will have a dry conditions for the morning commute. the other by the afternoon the rain will turn quite heavy. also along the coastline in to 3:00 p.m., rain. 5:05 p.m., it picks up in intensity. in santa rosa, heavy plane approaching. take a look at san francisco, san bruno, oakland, concord and petaluma. the red indicates heavy downpours. by 9:00 a.m. to continues to spread to the bay area. heavy rain in a number of places. into the south st. lucie showers
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of tapering off. >>jaqueline: the rainfall totals today are not very extensive. as we head into tomorrow it will pick up. >>jaqueline: we will see another system after this is a setback spotty rains and
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forecasts for the 49ers game. you will need your poncho or umbrella, all of your rain gear. it's a >>catherine: search crews and cadaver dogs were in hollywood hills were a severed body parts found this week. the gamblers of the model has a look at the area. >>kimberlee: a gruesome discovery was made right here. it is near the famous hollywood side stands.
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severed hands and feet were discovered near this area. this is a very popular area right near a parking lot. the very popular place for camping and recreational programs. that the appeal of the stars that continues today. the investigators believe all of the body parts they found belong to one per cent, an
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unidentified man between ages of 40 and 60. they believe the man died on sunday
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>> stanley roberts thousand people behaving badly. >>stanley: muni realigns are the most for this suspected tracks, whether it is of a light rail for the cable cars. your found bound to find someone beating badly like this man who ignored the do not enter signed and drove inside the tunnel. paths according to police he was intoxicated. there are more accidents just waiting to happen there in a tonight at 8:00 p.m., take a look at what some drivers are doing in the next edition of people behaving badly. chris
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finally returning. how long he will be the umbrella and what to expect the rest of the week at san francisco's new sheriff fenders a plea on charges that he abused his wife. while lugging text books to class could become a thing of the past about zero has its way.
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>>jaqueline: the story tonight is the rain. as we head into the rest of the evening showers will taper off. tomorrow morning, your commute will not be bad. by 3:00 p.m. the rain will spread more bay area life.
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by 8:00 p.m., widespread rain for of the bay area. >>jaqueline: take a look at their rainfall totals. as we move into tomorrow night, watched their rainfall totals and. here is a look your extended forecast. rain today and tomorrow will be heavy in the evening. sunday
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afternoon, for him-5:00 p.m., harass the rain is a spell to return. " >> said the commuter marin county has been much slower. it is a decent amount of water on the road . >> here at the hall of justice in sentences, a chance francisco sheriff is a raid on domestic violence charges and is leading not guilty. at the same time the judge issued another protective order requiring him to stay away from his wife and child. this comes
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despite the fact that the wife took the witness stand and argue for the protective order to be eliminated. she once the family back together.
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>> rick santorum lead in of out yesterday's online car receipts again yesterday. >> where did that come from? in america of the anything goes, we expect-- we respect the rule of laws and property laws to be respected. >> santorum was told he actually won in iowa. he did miss out on rick perry's endorsement. the texas governor dropped out today and threw his support behind a new gingrich.
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>>erica: visit www.kron4.com, we have a
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place to submit fan photos. we are calling all-just we're putting all of them in a slide show. if we have information about the roster for sunday's game and we have information on public transportation and parking information. >>catherine: up next, gary has her latest from the 49ers including a live interview with the radio plays of the 49ers helios
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>>vern: the 49ers are 14-3, a better team, but so are the giants to mislead the packers and are on a roll, reportedly scheduled to arrive saturday. manning, after 24 hour flu bug is a and practices. rudin half his broken jaw has not healed completely but is closer to plane on sunday. >>gary: our guest this evening made one of the most famous calls and 49 our history.
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>>gary: he has covered championship games and the olympics. >> i am here less. this is without question the greatest football moment.
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>>gary: never doubt alex smith again. ha hot >>gary: are you one of these guys that label this the best final four minutes? drama yes. fees cost these last four minutes were guys making great plays. that is what elevated this into a premier event. >>gary: a lot of these young kids and you harbaugh of the father figure. and my clothes? >> yes. there is definitely
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a connection. after everything alex smith had been through, harbaugh gave them a hug. defense for his new coach in its first team to make a public display, if that is what built the foundation. it was a slow build. >>gary: if it is much beat sunday, does either team get advantage? >> i did note the giants are practicing indoors. with
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>>gary: we all hear about the giants' pass rush is. >> i would say honestly, if there is one thing early in
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the game to watch, it is cannot 49ers protect alex? if you want one early barometer, that is it. >>gary: you are a native new yorker, the green bay packers had a great year until the end. would you agree, when you play a new york team, nationally, it makes the event a little bit bigger because new york is involved? it's >> there is a lot of national media here. >>gary: out when the story
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of the season is a written, of course are going to be a number of players that have had an outstanding year. for staff them harbaugh was smart enough to keep a handful of good assistants from last year.
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>>gary: thank you, we will be listening to you on sunday. >> the first phone call i made leaving candlestick was to my uncle. i wanted him to come and be honorary captain. the brand is
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certainly would not be what it is curious
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it may sound ridiculous, but is o.j. simpson khloe kardashian's real father? >> how she and her family are responding to the wild cover story today. i'm brooke anderson. >> and i'm kevin frazier. "the insider" is on. is o.j. simpson really the father? you got a little oj feature? >> hammered by the paparazzi. >> the side-by-side comparison with o.j.'s daughter sydney and mom kris jenner's connection to the acquitted killer. >> they were so close, kardashians called him uncle o.j.
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